b. Donovan George Pinnock, 2 Dec 1964, Victoria City, Manchester, Jamaica, Western world Indies. During his formative years Don-A-V examined mechanical engineering as well as the arts although his initial like was music. He originally performed in cathedral as a vocalist although pursuing his education at the neighborhood Holmwood Technical university he made a decision to pursue a profession in the dancehall being a DJ. He shortly realised that his personal dreams were more suitable for the role of the vocalist. In 1986 his audition with manufacturer Harry J. led to his initial recording session. Unfortunately his debut continued to be unreleased and it had been not really until 1989 that his specific vocals made an appearance on vinyl fabric. His 1st releases were made by the brand new York-based maker Jah C who released, ‘Must Haffe Obtain You’, ‘Metallic Bells’, ‘Twilight Area’ and ‘Perform Me Baby’. Having founded his name inside the Jamaican documenting industry Don-A-V started documenting with several top makers including Ruler Jammy, Jah Existence, Count number Shelly and Philip Wise. In the past due 90s Don-A-V embarked on classes in the united kingdom with Fashion Information who released the favoured ‘Prophecy Uncovering’. The music resulted in an intro to Coxsone Dodd who wanted to launch the vocalist’s recording debut. The classes resulted in the discharge of 1999’s Cry For Tomorrow. The recording featured the traditional ‘What A Pleasure Will It Become’ and presented support vocals from J.D. Smoothe.